Sound In Film And Television

University of Glasgow

Course Description

  • Course Name

    Sound In Film And Television

  • Host University

    University of Glasgow

  • Location

    Glasgow, Scotland

  • Area of Study

    Radio/Television/Film

  • Language Level

    Taught In English

  • Course Level Recommendations

    Upper

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    Hours & Credits

  • Scotcat Credits

    20
  • Recommended U.S. Semester Credits
    5
  • Recommended U.S. Quarter Units
    7
  • Overview

    This course investigates film and television sound in a variety of aesthetic, industrial, historical contexts. It encourages students to produce precise and sensitive interpretations of the role of sound in specific film and television texts. It also considers the extent to which sound works differently according to a number of factors (e.g. genre, technological developments, medium specificity, production context).

Course Disclaimer

Courses and course hours of instruction are subject to change.

Credits earned vary according to the policies of the students' home institutions. According to ISA policy and possible visa requirements, students must maintain full-time enrollment status, as determined by their home institutions, for the duration of the program.

ECTS (European Credit Transfer and Accumulation System) credits are converted to semester credits/quarter units differently among U.S. universities. Students should confirm the conversion scale used at their home university when determining credit transfer.

Please note that some courses with locals have recommended prerequisite courses. It is the student's responsibility to consult any recommended prerequisites prior to enrolling in their course.